Sponsorships and Tickets NOW ON SALE!


This year’s event is set for Saturday, April 25th at Churchill Downs from 6:00 PM until 11:30 PM. This is the award-winning event’s 5th year!

2019 Awards in the Arts Sponsorships

Please see below a list of our generous 2019 Awards in the Arts sponsors! Thank you for your continued support of the arts, providing more art, for more people, in more places.

Presenting Sponsors

Signature Sponsors

Innovator Sponsors

Cultivator Sponsors

Anniversary Sponsors

LG&E and KU Foundation
Norton Healthcare
Todd Lowe and Fran Ratterman
The Underwriters Group

Supporting Sponsors

Beam Suntory
Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
Dean and Mary Beth Warner
Diaz Family Foundation
Fifth Third Bank
Frazier History Museum
Gill and Augusta Holland
Hilliard Lyons
Kevin Gibson
Linda and Jerry Bruckheimer
Mary and Terry Meiners
Merry-Kay and Steve Poe
Old National Bank
Papa John’s International
RiverWealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisers
Tawana Edwards and The Glenview Trust Company
The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts
Twin Spires
Unified Technologies
University of Louisville Athletics
US Bank

Product Placement Supporter Sponsors

More About Awards in the Arts

Louisville’s Awards in the Arts celebrates the extraordinary arts community in the Greater Louisville region and the arts tremendous contribution to our unique cultural landscape and quality of place. But most of all, Louisville’s Awards in the Arts were established to celebrate the artists themselves, their talent and passion, to create, produce and present transformative and inspiring works of arts, in and for our community.

Louisville’s Awards in the Arts will be presented at Churchill Downs on April 25, 2020.


If you are interested in purchasing a table, individual tickets, or would like more information about the event, please contact Nicole Humphrey: or call 502.882.8697